Chinese Culture

What Does Being a Hyphenated Canadian Really Mean?

Bianca Pang | Posted 10.18.2015 | Canada Living
Bianca Pang

Should we choose to embrace our traditions, or let them fade? I choose to embrace them because I want that left side of the dash to remain part of who I am, and as I continue on each year commemorating these events, I want to be celebrating them whole-heartedly and meaningfully.

Whether You Want Luck, Long Life, Happiness or Wealth, There's A Food For That

The Huffington Post Canada | Tony Fong | Posted 02.19.2015 | Canada Living

As the Chinese New Year celebrations kick off on Feb. 19, 2015, marking the first new moon of the year and continuing for 15 days until the night of t...

Chinatown Belongs To All Of Us

Suzanne Ma | Posted 04.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Suzanne Ma

I didn't grow up in Chinatown. Neither did my mother and father. My ancestors didn't come to North America to pan for gold or build the railroad. No one in my family paid a head tax. Chinatown was just a place we visited every weekend to stock up on supplies. Even still, this neighbourhood, this community, this place we call "Chinatown" has become very near and dear to my heart.

Scam Preys On Chinese Bad Luck Fears

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Vancouver police have issued a warning about a scam targeting Chinese seniors whose cultural and superstitious beliefs are being used agai...